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Located between Italy and Switzerland, Breithorn is a mountain range that is part of the Pennine Alps and boasts a 4,164 m peak by the same name. It is located between Matterhorn and Monte Rosa and is mostly glaciated. Backcountry skiing is a great way to discover the stunning mountains in this range and the pristine powder snow that covers them. Compare and book a certified guide for your Breithorn backcountry skiing adventure on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from!

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FAQs: Backcountry Skiing in Breithorn

What should I know about Backcountry Skiing Breithorn?

Located on the border of Switzerland and Italy, Breithorn offers great backcountry opportunities in the Pennine Alps. The main peak of the range is called Breithorn and boasts an altitude of 4,164 m. Other summits include the Central Breithorn, the Eastern Breithorn, the Gendarm, and the Roccia Nera. Find a certified guide to take you on an unforgettable backcountry skiing adventure on Breithorn and discover the most stunning slopes in the region!

Why should I choose Breithorn for my Backcountry Skiing adventure?

Stunning views and pristine snow

Skiing on Breithorn will allow you to experience top snow conditions as well as to enjoy breathtaking views of the Matterhorn and surrounding mountains.

A good mountain to train in

Breithorn is considered to be one of the Alps friendliest spots. Those aiming for more challenging ski touring adventures often head to Breithorn first to prepare.

Easy to access

The Klein Matterhorn cable car provides easy access to this peak. Ayas in Italy and Zermatt in Switzerland are both nearby settlements to stay in.

What can I expect from the weather during my Backcountry Skiing trip in Breithorn?

Summer temperatures range between 10°C and 16°C, and can drop lower at night and at high altitudes, and winter temperatures range from -7°C to -10.2°C.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Breithorn region?

Italian, German, French

What currency is accepted around Breithorn?

Euro and Swiss franc

How can I get to Breithorn?

Ayas in Italy and Zermatt in Switzerland both offer great access to Breithorn.

What's the country code for the Breithorn region?

Italy: +39

Switzerland: +41

When is the best time to travel to Breithorn for Backcountry Skiing?

For skiing, the best time to visit Breithorn is between January and April.

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